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08:53
08:53

Moroto Leaders to Allocate Land For Construction of Regional Stadium sports 3

The commitment was made by the Moroto District Speaker, Ceaser Akol, and Moroto District Chairperson, David Koriang following an official request by the NCS Gen. Secretary Dr. Bernard Ogwel in December.
11:45
11:45

Poor Attitude Delays Operationalization of Moroto Blood Bank blood donation 3

The bank was expected to be operational in October this, year but Dr Lokaale says that it could take up to June next year to get enough blood.
10:56
10:56

Nine Parishes Annexed to Moroto Muncipality moroto town 2 1

The Moroto Deputy Mayor, Rosemary Nachap says that Council has already approved the new parishes but they are still awaiting approval by the Ministry of Local Government.
09:30
09:30

Police Announce "100% Enforcement" of Covid-19 Restrictions in Karamoja Uganda Police Force 4

Police says it is taking a keen interest in churches, bars and the curfew hours as they plan to secure the festive season and ensure the safety of the public, warning that all those who defy will be arrested and charged in accordance with the Covid-19 directives.
14:28
14:28

Moroto Prisons Mourning Murder of Their Own 2

David Charles Opio, the Mt. Moroto Regional Prisons Commander described the killing as highly regrettable, especially after curfew time.
14:18
14:18

Businessman Arrested With OWC Hoes 3

Godfrey Isumba was transporting the hoes to Namutumba district from Moroto in a Tata box body registration UBH 407U.
18:06
18:06

Family In Moroto Loses All to Fire Set By Their Own Arson 2 1 Top story

Peter Kodet, the Village Chairperson and biological father to the woman living in Kambizi, a slum in Moroto town, says that his daughter torched the houses including their joint store on Monday where they had stored close to 27 bags of sorghum and maize for the households.
18:16
18:16

Moroto Sacks Kotido District Service Commission 2

Although Moroto currently has no fully instituted Commission, Council today suspended the controversial hire of Kotido District Service Commission with immediate effect on grounds that there were vested interests from the district top leadership, who allegedly want the hired commission to perform business according to their interests.
10:59
10:59

National Council of Sports Hunts For Sports Talent from Karamoja football 3

Dr. Ogwel says there is strong potential in the region that only needs to be identified and developed into finished products.
13:58
13:58

Mass Polio Immunization Due For January Ministry of Health 2

The Spokesperson in the Ministry of Health Emmanuel Ainebyoona says the national immunization campaign is scheduled for January, 2022. He says the drive will be conducted from house-to-house to ensure that all the targeted population is covered.
09:37
09:37

Karamoja Leaders Hope Education Will End Child Labour Child Labor 1 2

The closure of schools which has lasted close to two years has sent many would-be learners into employment, scores of them working in paid and unpaid forms of work in the mines in Moroto, Kaabong and Nakapiripirit districts. Area leaders fear that many of these children might never return to school, even after the reopening in January.
10:21
10:21

Mining Communities in Moroto Offer Land for Construction of Schools 4

The plan by the community to build community schools near mining sites is based on the fact that the nearest school from Nakabaat mining site that has hundreds of school-going age children is 12 kilometers.
13:09
13:09

ASTU Constable Arrested on Charges of Murdering Colleague

Michael Longole, the Mt. Moroto Region Police spokesperson, says that Enatu was shot while returning from a shot call during an ambush against cattle rustlers at Kokomongole village in Akuyam parish, Kakomongole Sub County around 2:00 am.
07:44
07:44

Karamoja Health Authorities Ask for More Johnson & Johnson Vaccines to Handle Pastoralists Ministry of Health 1

Currently, the health workers conduct mobile outreaches especially in Kotido and Moroto in order to access the pastoralists who are reluctant to go to health centers and other immunization points.
07:35
07:35

New Program Launched in Karamoja to Fight Malnutrition Karamoja region 5 2

The program dubbed Maternal, Infant, Young Child, and Adolescent Nutrition (MIYCAN) aims at reducing cases of malnutrition, one of the major health issues affecting children below five years.
10:32
10:32

Hotel Owners In Moroto Targeting Better Skilled Workers 2

Most hotel managers in Moroto have revealed that they largely depend on unskilled workers who get hands-on job training. The few skilled labor force is hired from outside the region mainly to take up key positions.
19:21
19:21

Parliament Independent Engineers to Assess Moroto Central Market 2 2

URN reported last month that vendors had rejected the stalls in the newly constructed market because they were too small to accommodate the vendors and their merchandise. The stalls did not also have a storage facility.
10:43
10:43

Please Come Back Home, Police Appeals to Self-Exiled Karimojong Warriors 2 1

The recent operations in Kotido, Kaabong and other parts of Karamoja forced many men out of their homes in fear of being arrested as suspected cattle rustlers and tried in the military court, leaving just vulnerable persons in the homes in what police say could lead to more suffering of innocent people.
08:11
08:11

Moroto Residents Accuse UPDF 3rd Infantry Division of Land Grabbing 3

John Robert Jaka, the Rupa Sub County Area Land Committee chairperson and former LC 3 Chairperson told URN that they have informed the UPDF leadership about the unlawful extension of the boundary but nothing has been done to solve the impasse.
11:13
11:13

Residents Abandon Villages in Kotido as Forceful Disarmament Intensifies UPDF 2 1

Local leaders in Kotido say that the residents have evacuated their homes and moved to sother sub counties to live with relatives, friends or in-laws for fear of being subjected to forceful disarmament that is currently on going in the sub region. Others have taken refuge in Kotido town, leaving only the elderly, the disabled and local council officials in the villages.
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